5-8 July 2017 - Harbin, China
The 10th Meeting of the Administrative Heads of APSCO was held on July 5-8, 2017 at Harbin, China. The distinguished Administrative Heads and accompanied delegates, in all, thirty-one (31) participants from Member States: Bangladesh, China, Iran, Mongolia, Pakistan, Peru, Thailand and Turkey, attended the Meeting.
Dr. LI Xinjun, Secretary-General of APSCO, welcomed the delegates and introduced the recent changes in the portfolio of Secretariat International Staff and highlighted the main achievements after last council meeting. Progress on implementation of decisions reached at its 10th Meeting of the APSCO Council was presented to the Meeting by the Deputy Secretary-General of APSCO. In the subsequent Sessions of the Meeting, respective Director-Generals of Strategic Planning & Project Management Department, Education Training & Data Management Department and External Relations& Legal Affairs Department presented review reports of the activities of APSCO Departments and also presented details on individual Agenda Items. Administration & Finance Department, presented financial report of the year 2016 and also presented the planned Budget for the next year 2018 and also presented calculation for the Member State Contribution for next three years, based on the latest data (July 2017) published by the World Bank.
The Administrative Heads discussed all the Items on the Agenda of the Meeting and recommended those items for review / approval of the APSCO Council, during its scheduled Meeting from 11-14 Sep 2017 at Tehran, Iran, on which consensus was reached.